Ontario's School Battery Recycling Challenge

Ontario's School Battery Recycling Challenge

Welcome to the Ontario Schools Battery Recycling Challenge!

The Ontario Schools Battery Recycling Challenge is for elementary and secondary schools in the province of Ontario. If you want to do something great for the environment and have a chance to win great prizes, you've come to the right place! This challenge is brought to you by Raw Materials Company Inc.

Welcome Students!

If you are a student and your school is participating in the Ontario Schools Battery Recycling Challenge, you can register to win some great prizes. Please enter here.

Students Enter Here!
Students Enter Here!

Welcome Teachers!

Welcome to the Ontario Schools Battery Recycling Challenge!

If you are a teacher or work at one of Ontario's elementary or secondary schools, please enter here.

Teachers Enter Here!
Teachers Enter Here!

The OSBRC has raised an estimated:

$402.75

OSBRC 5th Annual Challenge Leaderboards

OSBRC Pledge
Prize Pool

Estimated PRIZE POOL

$1,611.00

Every school that recycles 100% of their OSBRC Pledge will receive an equal share of the OSBRC Pledge Prize Pool!

So far, 7 schools have recycled their share!


Blue Leaderboard

most batteries collected by schools with
250 students or more

Estimated Provincial PRIZE

$966.60

School District Estimated* Actual* Total
1st Good Shepherd Courtice PVNCCDSB 11,766 8,864 22,630
2nd Parkinson Centennial Public Sc... Orangeville UGDSB 733 14,470 17,203
3rd Southwold PS St. Thomas TVDSB 10,268 0 12,268
4th Earmers corner public school Cornwall UCDSB 4,401 5,767 11,168
5th Brooklin Village PS Brooklin DDSB 9,535 0 10,535
6th Holy Trinity C.S.S. Courtice PVNCCDSB 8,068 0 10,068
7th St. Anthony French Immersion C... London LDCSB 8,801 0 9,801
8th Monsignor Michael O'Leary Bracebridge smcdsb 9,535 0 9,535
9th St. John Paul II CES Hamilton HWCDSB 6,601 0 8,601
10th Taylor Evans Public School Guelph UGDSB 8,068 0 8,068

This leaderboard is for schools with enrollment of 250 or more. The payout for this leaderboard will include the top five schools; a 1st place prize ($402.75), a 2nd place prize ($201.37) and a leaderboard prize for 3rd, 4th and 5th ($120.82 each).

Prize dollar amounts are an estimate based on current tonnage submitted and may be subject to change.


Red Leaderboard

most batteries collected by schools with
249 students or less

Estimated Provincial PRIZE

$966.60

School District Estimated* Actual* Total
1st Springfield Public School Springfield TVDSB 18,336 12,019 30,355
2nd Quintilian School Kingston IND 23,470 0 24,470
3rd Belleville Christian School Belleville BCS 14,669 0 16,669
4th Chapel Hill Catholic School Orleans OCSB 13,935 0 14,935
5th King's Town School Kingston IND 12,469 0 12,469
6th Port Rowan Public School Port Rowan GEDSB 8,801 0 10,801
7th Guildwood Junior Public School Toronto TDSB 10,268 0 10,268
8th Westmount Junior School Etobicoke TDSB 7,334 0 9,334
9th Muskoka Christian School Utterson MACS 5,134 0 7,134
10th St. Mary CHS Brockville CDSBEO 3,667 0 4,667

This leaderboard is for schools with enrollment of 249 or less. The payout for this leaderboard will include the top five schools; a 1st place prize ($402.75), a 2nd place prize ($201.37) and a leaderboard prize for 3rd, 4th and 5th ($120.82 each).

Prize dollar amounts are an estimate based on current tonnage submitted and may be subject to change.


Click here to see the full OSBRC Leaderboards!

The OSBRC Award prize estimate:

$80.55


Iron Earth Canada is excited to be apart of the OSBRC this year! The first 125 schools to register this year will receive a free bag of Iron Earth for their school garden! Sign up for the Iron Earth School Fundraiser for a chance to win $500 worth of free product!

Learn more about the benefits of Iron Earth here.

Battery Preperation Safety

Most of the batteries that we use everyday do not require any special preparation before recycling. However, we do recommend that precautionary measures be taken when recycling certain types of batteries to reduce any risk of short-circuit.

To learn more about how to safely store and prepare your batteries for recycling, click here.

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Sick Kids Foundation

The Ontario Schools Battery Recycling Challenge and Raw Materials Company Inc. are proud to be a part of the effort to raise money for such an important charity. Proceeds from this event will help support the SickKids Foundation.

Click here for more information.

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